15 October 2018
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  Mchinji, October 9, 2018: Minister of Education, Science and Technology, Bright Msaka says quality of education in the country needs increased teacher training and improving teacher’s welfare. He was speaking in Mchinji on Monday when he visited Mchinji Teachers’ Training College (TTC) which is still under construction. “We cannot…
Phalombe, September 27, 2018: The New Life Anointed Ministries in Phalombe on Monday made a school materials’ donation to over 260 learners from primary schools under Chimbiri and Nambiro education zones in the district. This, according to the organization, was in a bid to encourage learners from the schools to…
Lilongwe, September 25, 2018: Stakeholders in education in Mzimba and Kasungu districts have drummed support for the Malawi Education Sector Improvement Program (MESIP)’s efforts in keeping children, especially the girls in primary schools. During a recent tour to check progress of activities under MESIP in the two districts by World…
Dedza, September 26, 2018: Malawi Education Sector Improvement Programme (MESIP) has been hailed for introducing a number of initiatives to improve quality of education within the lower classes. The Head teacher for Chidewere School in the area of Traditional Authority (TA), ChiliKumwendo, Bartholomew Chikoti told Malawi News Agency (Mana) Tuesday…
Blanytre, September 18, 2018: The Institution of Higher Education, Science and Technology has said the Polytechnic Annex Building that has been under construction since 2016, will be completed by October 31, 2018.  Speaking to the Malawi News Agency (Mana) on Tuesday, Higher Education, Science and Technology Project Coordinator, Dr. Ignacio…
Blantyre, September 18: Catholic Institute (CI) Primary School in Blantyre and Manase Police Unit Traffic Officers have joined hands to intensify the control of morning traffic to help learners cross the road safely to the school. This follows increase of road accidents involving learners being hit by vehicles around the…
Zomba, September 17, 2018: A father to a 17-year-old girl who was at Ntungulutsi Primary School in Zomba has asked authorities to take action against a teacher who has impregnated his daughter. Speaking to Malawi News Agency (Mana) Sunday in an interview, Victor Ching’ande of Chiganga Village, Sub Traditional Authority…
Lilongwe, September 17, 2018: Malawi Polytechnic students are contributing funds to assist their fellow student who is financially challenged to cover her accommodation expenses and upkeep allowance. Currently, the amount of money required is K50, 000 but the students had raised only K10, 000 at the time of compiling this…
Lilongwe, September 17, 2018: The Ministry of Education, Science and Technology says Government is registering remarkable progress in preparatory works for the construction of Mombera University in Mzimba.  Public Relations Officer for the Ministry, Lindiwe Chide, said the first phase of the project is at an advanced stage and disclosed…
Thyolo, September 15, 2018: Shire HighlandsEducation Division Manager, Harris Kachale has commended ABC Foundation of Germany for building Namjodi Community Day Secondary School (CDSS) in Sub Traditional Authority Chidothe in Thyolo District. Speaking during the handover ceremony of the school Thursday which has been built through ‘Tsogolo La Ana’ organization,…
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The agony of raising children with physical disabilities

 The agony of raising children with physical disabilities

Karonga, October 1: Lydia Nyagondwe and her husband Pearson Banda of Mwenilondo in Karonga were happy when they had their first-born daughter in November, 1978. The baby girl, named Safinia, was born strong and charming. Whilst a child, she could not show any signs of sickness up until she turned s...